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Part I - Diverse Personalities: Do you proactively de-escalate disruptive people in your life?

Arcosanti, Arizona is an experimental community between Flagstaff and Phoenix built by a bunch of volunteers to demonstrate sustainable alternatives to urban sprawl and also the home to a bronze bell foundry. 503 more words

Alan's Blog 2016

July 12, 2016

Dear Sgt Shaft
Are there any recent developments regarding how prescription drugs are handled by VA doctors?

Charlie B
Via the internet

Dear Charlie
The Congress has been keeping a good eye on this issue. 927 more words

Sgt. Shaft

The Lights in Shadow Land

by Careen Condrotte

Once upon a time, the stories will tell
About a place here on Earth, between heaven and hell.
Where one need not sleep, to have the bad dreams… 629 more words

Post Traumatic Stress

Persuasive Writing

A new strategy that the school has been using since we met for a crisis intervention plan, has been to allow The Boy to send me an email when he is overwhelmed. 547 more words

Special Needs Parenting

The Clothesline Project makes annual return

MASON CITY, Iowa – Music Man Square was filled with more than music on Wednesday — it was also filled with many colorful shirts.

The Clothesline Project is hosted by Crisis Intervention. 164 more words


"Suicide Is Not A Choice" #AAS16 Talk By David Covington

A few weeks ago I had the privilege of co-hosting a twitter chat about Suicide Prevention being a social justice issue. This took a “10,000 foot overview” of the the larger systems that can contribute to suicide. 367 more words

Social Work

Tools for Practice Tuesday: What Clinicians Can Learn From Attempt Survivors

For this week’s tool for practice I am going to change definition of the term “tool” to include people. People with a very important perspective in mental health, Individuals who have survived a suicide attempt. 461 more words

Social Work